G. B. Pant Institute of Himalayan Environment and Development

(An Autonomous Institute of Ministry of Environment, Forests & Climate Change, Government of India)

Kosi-Katarmal, Almora-263 643, Uttarakhand, India






From the Director's Desk ...


Dr. P.P. Dhyani


G.B. Pant Institute of Himalayan Environment & Development,

Kosi-Katarmal, Almora - 263 643, Uttarakhand, India







     Since its establishment in 1988 as an autonomous Institute under the Ministry of Environment & Forests, G.B. Pant Institute of Himalayan Environment & Development at Kosi-Katarmal, Almora has been actively engaged to devise suitable Research and Development (R&D) strategies in the Indian Himalayan Region (IHR) and maintain a balance of intricate linkages between socio-cultural, ecological, economic and physical systems that could lead to sustainability. To achieve this, the Institute follows a multidisciplinary and holistic approach in all its R&D programmes with an emphasis on interlinking natural and social sciences. A conscious effort is made to ensure participation of local inhabitants for long-term acceptance and success of various programmes


     Institute website has been developed by the IT Cell of GBPIHED, Almora & has been hosted on NIC, New Delhi server. All the useful information related to R&D Activities, Recruitment Notice, Tender Information etc. are published on this website time to time. All the end users could explore this website anywhere from the world to get the concern information.      


     I hope this website will go a long way in achieving the objectives with which it has been developed, and will meet the expectations of various End-users, Scientist, Research Scholars, Stakeholders, including Government and non-Governmental officials. Any suggestions and/or critique will be highly appreciated to further improve this service.